Orlebar Brown collaborate with iconic Artist and Illustrator Alan Aldridge


Luxury British brand Orlebar Brown Launch a new Limited Edition OB Editions collection in collaboration with Alan Aldridge. Nicknamed ‘The Man with the Kaleidoscope eyes’ after the song and his work for the Beatles, Alan Aldridge was known in the sixties and seventies as the ‘Graphic Entertainer’ – a title which relflects his distinct psychedelic artistry.

The Alan Aldridge collection is available in the Orlebar Brown classic ‘bridge’ short (Bulldog) in four designs; Lips, Giggling Guru, Face of Utopia and 3rd Eye Trip. The shorts use both screen prints and intricate embroidery to re-work Alan’s iconic masterpieces.


About the Alan Aldridge Collection Shorts:

  • Third Eye Trip & Face of Utopia (Embroidered)
  • Giggling Guru & Sticky Lips (Print)
  • Mid-length
  • Tailored Fit
  • Quick drying polyamide fabric
  • Zip fly
  • Engraved side fasteners
  • Net lining

When Alan Aldridge was asked what Orlebar Brown’s next project should be, he wisely answered:

“A range of beach cosmetics for men”

We like your train of thought Mr. Aldridge…

The shorts are available through Mr Porter and online now at Orlebar Brown.